2009'S ARCHIVE

  • Art from the Streets (2006) Documentary, 73 minutesDirector: Layton Blaylockwww.artfromthestreets-themovie.com Art from the Streets is a feature length documentary about a program for homeless artists called Art From the Streets. This all-volunteer program was established in 1991 with the idea of providing a safe and nurturing environment for homeless people to produce art. They accomplish […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Prefect Parent PSA Ad Campaign www.adoptuskids.org AdoptUsKids www.adoptuskids.org The mission of AdoptUsKids is to recruit and connect foster and adoptive families with waiting children throughout the United States. Ad Council www.adcouncil.org The Ad Council has endeavored to improve the lives of all Americans since first creating the category of public service advertising in 1942. From […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Short Documentary Created by Sahar Shakeri, Cliona Byrner, Eimanne El Zein The story of a young woman who recently moved to the US from Iran, and her decision to continue wearing the hijab although no longer forced to do so. Reel Grrls www.reelgrrls.org Reel Grrls is a Seattle-based non-profit after-school youth media organization empowering young […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Tale of Two Brothers (2009) Short Narrative, 12 minutes Director: Daren Baptiste A Tale of Two Brothers presented by the Los Angeles Urban League (LAUL l The League) is a three-part series following the lives of two men from birth to adulthood and the positive interaction they gain from their involvement with the League. JAMAAL […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Impacting the Future (2007) PSA, 7 minutes Director: Jim Friedman National Underground Railroad Freedom Center www.freedomcenter.org The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center celebrates the legacy of courage and multicultural cooperation embodied in the story of the Underground Railroad. The Freedom Center uses a wide array of exhibits and programs to educate the public about the […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Time Bomb (2009) PSA, 2.5 minutes Director: Simon Willows charity:water www.charitywater.org It’s hard not to think about water today. In the western world, we face growing concerns about our stewardship of the world’s most precious resource. There’s talk of shortages, evidence of reservoirs and aquifers drying up, and of course, plenty of people who simply […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Perfect Match (2009) PSA, 60 seconds Director: Jeff Dougherty Michigan Humane Society www.michiganhumane.org To end companion animal homelessness, to provide the highest quality service and compassion to the animals entrusted to our care, and to be a leader in promoting humane values.

    CONTINUE READING
  • Red Ink (2009) Short Narrative, 8 minutes Director: Devansh Mathur A high school boy feels oppressed by the unrelenting demands of the education system and parental expectations that don’t pay any heed to his innate talents. Will he succumb to the pressure or fight back? We Are Family Foundation www.wearefamilyfoundation.org The “We Are Family Project” […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Fighting Goliath: Texas Coal Wars (2007) Documentary, 30 minutes Director: Mat Hames www.fightinggoliathfilm.com Narrated by Robert Redford and produced by the Redford Center and Alpheus Media, FIGHTING GOLIATH: TEXAS COAL WARS follows the story of Texans fighting a high-stakes battle for clean air. The film introduces the unlikely partners — mayors, ranchers, CEOs, community groups, […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • In A Place Like This (2007) Short Documentary, 14 minutes Mobile Film School www.mobilefilmschool.org The Mobile Film School is committed to: * bringing media arts education to rural and underserved communities; * creating long-term mentoring relationships by pairing students with seasoned industry professionals and educators; * providing media educators with the tools to continue local […]

    CONTINUE READING
copyright Lights. Camera. Help. 2013.